Please note:  The City of St. Clair Shores administers and enforces the current Michigan Building Code, Michigan Electrical Code, Michigan Mechanical Code, Michigan Plumbing Code, and the Michigan Property Maintenance Code.

All ordinances and codes can be found at Municode.com

General and Zoning Ordinances Database

Modified Ordinances:

    • Amended Central Lakefront Development District Ordinance -(12/29/2010)
    • Amended Sign Ordinance (March 7, 2011)
    • Amendment to Streets, Sidewalks and Public Ways Ordinance


  • Amendment to Ordinance 21.800(Snow Emergency – 2/16/10)
  • Amendment to Ordinance 30.012(Snow Removal)


  • Proposed Ethics Ordinance From 3/7/2011
  • Water Restrictions Ordinance
  • Accessory Building/Structures Ordinance
  • Propane Tanks Ordinance
  • Swimming Pool Repeal Ordinance
  • Driveway Ordinance